Registered Nurse, ICU (N)
Kent Hospital - Intensive Care Unit Job ID: 06121-xx624-20N
Kent Hospital 455 Tollgate Rd Wariwck ,RI 02886
Weekend & Holiday Shift
Responsible for rendering professional nursing services, either directly or indirectly, for a defined group of patients according to the hospital’s philosophy of patient care.
ICU Registered Nurses are expected to have: 1. I.V. certification. 2. The ability to recognize all significant cardiac arrhythmia. 3. A clear understanding of symptoms and clinical findings for myocardial infarction and its complications. 4. An understanding of the needs of the critically-ill medical and surgical patient. 5. A thorough knowledge of the psychological as well as the medical needs of the patient and the need to maintain an environment free from noise and anxiety. 6. Competence in the operation of all resuscitation equipment. 7. Current American Hospital Association BLS. 8. Advanced Cardiac Life Support completion. New graduates will complete ACLS within one year of hire. 9. Knowledge of hemodynamic monitoring and basic for Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumping. 10. Attendance and completion of yearly competency fair. 11. BSN 12. RI state RN licensure